Calendar for: Judge Edward J. Davila
Courtroom 4, 5th Floor
Courtroom Deputy: Adriana Kratzmann


Last Updated: May 28 2017 4:25AM
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Monday, May 29 2017
- *** COURT HOLIDAY ***
Tuesday, May 30 2017
- No Calendar Matters Currently Set
Wednesday, May 31 2017
- No Calendar Matters Currently Set
Thursday, Jun 1 2017
09:00AM
5:17-cv-00017-EJD - OOO Brunswick Rail Management et al v. Sultanov et al
Motion to Dismiss/Lack of Jurisdiction
10:00AM
5:11-cv-01252-EJD - In re Finisar Corporation Securities Litigation
Further Case Mgmt Conference
5:15-cv-02454-EJD - Patricia Ybarra et al v. City of King City et al
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:15-cv-04073-EJD - Fitbit, Inc. v. AliphCom et al
Further Case Mgmt Conference
5:16-cv-05551-EJD - Yates v. United States of America et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:16-cv-06344-EJD - Levi Strauss & Co. v. Richard I Spiece Sales Co., Inc.
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:17-cv-00489-EJD - Yahoo! Inc. v. National Union Fire Insurance Company of Pittsburgh, PA
Defense Counsel Daniel Graham, Jr. to appear via Courtcall
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:17-cv-00645-EJD - Gillespie v. Midland Credit Management, Inc. et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:17-cv-00693-EJD - Great American Insurance Company v. Quintana Homeowners Association et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
01:30PM
5:14-cv-03669-EJD - Jacobsen et al v. National Railroad Passenger Corporation
Status Conference (Reptr)
Friday, Jun 2 2017
- No Calendar Matters Currently Set
Monday, Jun 5 2017
01:30PM
5:11-cr-00355-EJD-5 - USA v. Jesse Aguilar(C)
AUSA: Cynthia Frey / DEF: Michael Hinckley
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:11-cr-00355-EJD-6 - USA v. Francisco Fonseca(C)
AUSA: Cynthia Frey / DEF: Wm Whelan
Sentencing
5:11-cr-00355-EJD-7 - USA v. Jorge Cisneros(C)
AUSA: Cynthia Frey / DEF: David Andersen
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:11-cr-00355-EJD-22 - USA v. Jorge Luis Olivera(C)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: Stephen Meyer / DEF: Bruce Funk
Sentencing
5:11-cr-00355-EJD-26 - USA v. Roberto Martinez(C)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: Cynthia Frey / DEF: Edwin Prather
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:14-cr-00567-EJD-1 - USA v. Robert Gary Toltzis(NC)
AUSA: Timothy Lucey / DEF: Albie Jachimowicz
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:15-cr-00139-EJD-1 - USA v. Mayra Alejandra Zamora(NC)
AUSA: Gary Fry / DEF: Curtis Rodriguez
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:15-cr-00139-EJD-2 - USA v. Jose Alberto Ruiz-Naranjo(NC)
AUSA: Gary Fry / DEF: Arturo Hernandez-Melendez
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:15-cr-00214-EJD-1 - USA v. Mario Cuahutle-Garcia(C)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: Stephen Meyer / DEF: Varell Fuller
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:15-cr-00375-EJD - USA v. Raul Monjardin-Iribe
Motion Hearing
5:15-cr-00375-EJD-3 - USA v. Raul Guadalupe Monjardin-Iribe(C)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: Chinhayi Cadet / DEF: Allen Schwartz
Sentencing
5:16-cr-00019-EJD-1 - USA v. Serjoe Mercado(NC)
AUSA: Maia Perez / DEF: Graham Archer
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:16-cr-00435-EJD-1 - USA v. Jinnie Chao(NC)
AUSA: Maia Perez / DEF: Rita Bosworth
Status Conference (Reptr)
Tuesday, Jun 6 2017
10:00AM
5:11-cr-00684-EJD - USA v. Herminio Santiago-Garcia
Revocation Superv Rls Hearing
5:16-cr-00191-EJD - USA v. Herminio Santiago-Garcia
Sentencing
Wednesday, Jun 7 2017
- Judge Unavailable
Thursday, Jun 8 2017
- Judge Unavailable
09:00AM
5:15-cv-05841-EJD - In Re: KALOBIOS PHARMACEUTICALS, INC. SECURITIES LITIGATION
Motion for Attorney Fees
Motion for Settlement
Partial Settlement , Plan Allocation and Application for Attorneys' Fees Motion Hearing
5:16-cv-06985-EJD - Fresh & Best Produce, Inc. v. Bocanova, LLC et al
Motion for Default Judgment - by the Court
10:00AM
5:15-cv-02662-EJD - Heredia v. Intuitive Surgical, Inc.
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:16-cv-02893-EJD - Chapman v. Mundo's Cafe et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:16-cv-05820-EJD - In re HP Printer Firmware Update Litigation"
Further Case Mgmt Conference
5:17-cv-00639-EJD - Stanford Hospital & Clinics v. BlueCross BlueShield of Illinois
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:17-cv-01128-EJD - Pan v. City of Sunnyvale
Case Management Conference
11:00AM
5:16-cv-04995-EJD - Brezoczky v. Domtar Corp
Trial Setting Conference
Friday, Jun 9 2017
- Judge Unavailable
Monday, Jun 12 2017
01:30PM
5:13-cr-00486-EJD-1 - USA v. Cuong Cao Dang(C)(Linh Musfelt - Vietnamese Interpreter)
AUSA: Amie Rooney / DEF: Frank Ubhaus
Sentencing
5:14-cr-00028-EJD-3 - USA v. Anthonio Rueda-Ayala(NC)
AUSA: Jeffrey Backhus / DEF: Gilbert Somera
Sentencing
5:16-cr-00126-EJD-1 - USA v. Leomia Darling(NC)
AUSA: Marissa Harris / DEF: Bruce Funk
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:16-cr-00195-EJD-1 - USA v. Davina Scofield(NC)
AUSA: Amie Rooney / DEF: Varell Fuller
Revocation Superv Rls Hearing
5:17-cr-00032-EJD-1 - USA v. Andre Lamont White(NC)
AUSA: Christopher Vieira / DEF: Graham Archer
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:17-cr-00068-EJD-1 - USA v. Velarmino Escobar-Ayala(C)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: William Edelman / DEF: Jay Rorty
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:17-cr-00068-EJD-2 - USA v. Tomas Rivera(C)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: William Edelman / DEF: Wm Whelan
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:17-cr-00068-EJD-4 - USA v. Willfredo Ayala-Garcia(C)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: William Edelman / DEF: Michelle Spencer
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:17-cr-00068-EJD-5 - USA v. Jose David Abrego-Galdamez(C)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: William Edelman / DEF: Peter Leeming
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:17-cr-00068-EJD-6 - USA v. Melvin Lopez(C)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: William Edelman / DEF: Alfredo Morales
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:17-cr-00068-EJD-7 - USA v. Alexander Martinez-Flores(C)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: William Edelman / DEF: Josh Cohen
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:17-cr-00068-EJD-8 - USA v. Gerber Morales(C)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: William Edelman / DEF: Carleen Arlidge
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:17-cr-00068-EJD-9 - USA v. Emilio Escobar-Albarnga(C)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: William Edelman / DEF: Bruce Funk
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:17-cr-00068-EJD-10 - USA v. Josue Alcedis Escobar Cerritos(C)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: William Edelman / DEF: James Thompson
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:17-cr-00068-EJD-3 - USA v. Ismael Alvarenga-Rivera(C)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: William Edelman / DEF: Vicki Young
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:17-cr-00110-EJD-1 - USA v. Mathew Grenzebach(NC)
AUSA: John Bostic / DEF: Rita Bosworth
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:17-cr-00115-EJD-1 - USA v. Cuong Cao Dang(C)
AUSA: Amie Rooney / DEF: Frank Ubhaus
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:17-cr-00115-EJD-2 - USA v. Ly Thi Be Le(NC)(Linh Musfelt - Vietnamese Interpreter)
AUSA: Amie Rooney / DEF: Bruce Funk
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:17-cr-00201-EJD-1 - USA v. Joseph Brown(C)
AUSA: Katherine Griffin / DEF: Varell Fuller
Status Conference (Reptr)
Tuesday, Jun 13 2017
- No Calendar Matters Currently Set
Wednesday, Jun 14 2017
01:30PM
EJD - UNDERSEAL v. UNDERSEAL
Thursday, Jun 15 2017
09:00AM
5:16-cv-03540-EJD - Sharp et al v. Spinal Kinetics, Inc.
Motion to Dismiss
5:16-cv-06370-EJD - Optronic Technologies, Inc., v. Ningbo Sunny Electronic Co., Ltd. et al
Reservation via email 12/7/16 Robin Achen(213)617-5579
Motion to Dismiss
5:16-cv-07069-EJD - Koller v. Brown et al
Motion to Intervene
5:16-cv-07408-EJD - Book v. ProNai Therapeutics, Inc. et al
Motion to Remand
Motion to Stay
5:17-cv-01740-EJD - Gallas v. ProNai Therapeutics, Inc. et al
Motion to Remand
Motion to Stay
10:00AM
5:16-cv-02150-EJD - Adkins v. Experian Information Solutions, Inc. et al
Order to Show Cause Hearing
5:16-cv-05303-EJD - Cartier International AG, et al v. Fantasy Jewels et al
Order to Show Cause Hearing
5:17-cv-00696-EJD - TIBCO Software Inc., v. FEI Company
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:17-cv-01074-EJD - Sacramento Area Electrical Workers Health & Welfare Trust et al v. Cross Electric et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:17-cv-01395-EJD - Halter v. D. Scott Carruthers, A Professional Law Corporation
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
11:00AM
5:15-cv-04746-EJD - Rueppel et al v. Resurgent Capital Services, L.P. et al
Trial Setting Conference
5:16-cv-02577-EJD - Caselli v. Rural Metro Corporation
Trial Setting Conference
Friday, Jun 16 2017
- No Calendar Matters Currently Set
Monday, Jun 19 2017
01:30PM
5:14-cr-00028-EJD-5 - USA v. Rosalio Ortiz(NC)
AUSA: Jeffrey Backhus / DEF: Michelle Spencer
Motion Hearing
5:15-cr-00375-EJD-6 - USA v. Jenny Hong Nguyen(NC)(Quy Dao - Vietnamese Interpreter)
AUSA: Chinhayi Cadet / DEF: Carleen Arlidge
Sentencing
5:16-cr-00151-EJD-1 - USA v. Guy Caparelli(NC)
AUSA: Marissa Harris / DEF: Varell Fuller
Sentencing
5:16-cr-00265-EJD-1 - USA v. Ferdinand Pasion Arafiles(NC)
AUSA: Timothy Lucey / DEF: Adam Pennella
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:16-cr-00355-EJD-1 - USA v. Elvis Garcia-Villanueva(NC)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: Jeffrey Backhus / DEF: Thomas Ferrito
Change of Plea Hearing
5:16-cr-00493-EJD-1 - USA v. Alejandro Cornejo Garcia(C)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: Jeffrey Backhus / DEF: David Plotsky
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:16-cr-00493-EJD-2 - USA v. Jose Guadalupe Padilla-Perez(NC)
AUSA: Jeffrey Backhus / DEF: Rita Bosworth
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:16-cr-00493-EJD-3 - USA v. Hector Espino-Ruiz(C)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: Jeffrey Backhus / DEF: Jay Rorty
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:17-cr-00124-EJD-1 - USA v. Jose Tomas-Silva(NC)
AUSA: Thomas Newman / DEF: Graham Archer
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:17-cr-00124-EJD-2 - USA v. Mark Gallegos(NC)
AUSA: Thomas Newman / DEF: Eugene Illovsky
Status Conference (Reptr)
Tuesday, Jun 20 2017
- No Calendar Matters Currently Set
Wednesday, Jun 21 2017
- No Calendar Matters Currently Set
Thursday, Jun 22 2017
09:00AM
5:16-cv-03467-EJD - Mariano et al v. Villa et al
Motion for Partial Summary Judgment
5:16-cv-06268-EJD - Chan v. Time Warner Inc et al
Reservation via email 1/9/17 Adam Kaplan(415)512-4016
Motion to File Amicus Curiae Brief
Motion for More Definite Statement
5:16-cv-06268-EJD - Chan v. TimeWarner Inc et al
Reservation via email 1/9/17 Adam Kaplan(415)512-4016
Motion to File Amicus Curiae Brief
Motion for More Definite Statement
5:16-cv-06963-EJD - Johnny Walls v. The County of Santa Clara
Reservation via email 2/6/17 Linda Ramos(408) 299-6946
Motion to Dismiss
5:16-cv-07000-EJD - Razavi v. Valley Medical Center, et al
Reservation via email 3/16/2017 Christina Delgado(408)299-5975
Motion to Dismiss
10:00AM
5:16-cv-04775-EJD - Forsyth et al v. HP Inc. et al
Further Case Mgmt Conference
5:16-cv-05437-EJD - Ahn et al v. Scarlett et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:17-cv-01508-EJD - Blewett v. Comcast Cable Communication, LLC et al
Counsel Debra Miller( TransUnion), Debbie Kirkpatrick (Diversified) to appear via Courtcall
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:17-cv-01430-EJD - Scarlett v. White et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
11:00AM
5:14-cv-02524-EJD - Olga Gorbacheva v. Abbott Laboratories Extended Disability Plan et al
Trial Setting Conference
5:15-cv-01592-EJD - Rowe v. Michaels Stores, Inc.
Trial Setting Conference
5:16-cv-02249-EJD - Trustees of the U.A. Local 393 Pension Fund v. Cool Breeze Refrigeration, Inc.
Trial Setting Conference
5:16-cv-04256-EJD - Rabieh v. Paragon Systems inc.
Status Conference (Reptr)
Friday, Jun 23 2017
10:00AM
5:13-cr-00726-EJD - USA v. Ramiro Alcazar-Barajas
Motion Hearing
Motion to Suppress
5:13-cr-00726-EJD-1 - USA v. Ramiro Alcazar-Barajas(NC)(Spanish Interpreter)
Motion to Suppress
Monday, Jun 26 2017
09:00AM
EJD - UNDERSEAL v. UNDERSEAL
01:30PM
5:15-cr-00481-EJD-8 - USA v. Marcelino Godinez Cardenas(NC)
AUSA: William Gullotta / DEF: Ignascio Camarena
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:17-cr-00242-EJD-1 - USA v. Bryn Hanley(NC)
AUSA: Christopher Vieira / DEF: Rita Bosworth
Status Conference (Reptr)
Tuesday, Jun 27 2017
- No Calendar Matters Currently Set
Wednesday, Jun 28 2017
- No Calendar Matters Currently Set
11:30AM
- Judge Unavailable afternoon
Thursday, Jun 29 2017
09:00AM
5:12-cv-03237-EJD - Securities and Exchange Commission v. Small Business Capital Corp. et al
Motion for Release of Funds
Motion to Stay
5:12-cv-05325-EJD - Diaz et al v. Daws Manufacturing Company Inc et al
Anticipated Motions for Summary Judgment Hearing
Motion for Partial Summary Judgment
5:13-cv-01920-EJD - In re Intuitive Surgical Securities Litigation
Reservation via email 2/7/17 - Sandy Giminez(415) 676 2221
Motion to Dismiss Second Amended Complaint
5:16-cv-07351-EJD - De Vallejo v. Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. et al
Def Wells Fargo Bank's Motion to Dismiss
5:17-cv-00217-EJD - Cartagena Antunez v. Osuna et al
Motion Hearing
Motion to Dismiss
10:00AM
5:12-md-02314-EJD - In Re FACEBOOK INTERNET TRACKING LITIGATION
Further Case Mgmt Conference
5:15-cv-00771-EJD - Cabell v. Zorro Productions, Inc. et al
Further Case Mgmt Conference
5:16-cv-01928-EJD - Davidson v. Hewlett-Packard Company et al
Status Conference
5:16-cv-04773-EJD - Turesin v. City of Sunnyvale et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:16-cv-07266-EJD - Apple Inc. v. Acacia Research Corporation et al
Further Case Mgmt Conference
5:17-cv-00694-EJD - Davidson v. United HealthCare et al
Status Conference
5:17-cv-01098-EJD - ARRIS Solutions, Inc. et al v. Sony Interactive Entertainment LLC et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:17-cv-01247-EJD - Arrow Electronics, Inc. v. SAE Materials, Inc.
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:17-cv-01293-EJD - Cristela Maxson v. Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
11:00AM
5:15-cv-05603-EJD - Davis v. City of Santa Clara et al
Pretrial Conference
5:16-cv-03342-EJD - Torres v. Experian Information Solutions, Inc. et al
Trial Setting Conference
5:16-cv-04224-EJD - Albert Ybarra v. Praxair Distribution, Inc
Trial Setting Conference
5:16-cv-05436-EJD - Vasquez et al v. County of Santa Clara et al
Trial Setting Conference
02:00PM
EJD - UNDERSEAL v. UNDERSEAL
Friday, Jun 30 2017
- No Calendar Matters Currently Set
Tuesday, Jul 4 2017
- *** COURT HOLIDAY ***
Wednesday, Jul 5 2017
- No Calendar Matters Currently Set
Thursday, Jul 6 2017
09:00AM
5:15-cv-00771-EJD - Cabell v. Zorro Productions, Inc. et al
Reservation via email 4/3/2017 Stephen Kepper 504-322-7166
Motion for Partial Summary Judgment
5:16-cv-02805-EJD - Mahamedi et al v. Paradice et al
Motion for Leave to File
Motion Hearing
5:16-cv-04256-EJD - Rabieh v. Paragon Systems inc.
Anticipated Dispositive Motion Hearing
5:16-cv-05820-EJD - In re HP Printer Firmware Update Litigation"
Reservation via email Christina Yang (650)849-5386
Motion to Dismiss
5:16-cv-06712-EJD - Recendiz Garcia et al v. City of King et al
Reservation via email 3/8/2017 Marcy Brenkwitz (831) 661-4800
Motion to Dismiss
Motion to Strike
5:16-cv-07219-EJD - Zenith Insurance Company v. St. Paul Fire & Marine Insurance Company et al
Motion to Bifurcate
10:00AM
5:15-cv-05106-EJD - Strudley et al v. Santa Cruz County Bank et al
Further Case Mgmt Conference
5:16-cv-00333-EJD - Ser Lao v. H&M Hennes & Mauritz, L.P.
Further Case Mgmt Conference
5:16-cv-07219-EJD - Zenith Insurance Company v. St. Paul Fire & Marine Insurance Company et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:17-cv-00017-EJD - OOO Brunswick Rail Management et al v. Sultanov et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:17-cv-01182-EJD - Driven Performance Brands Inc. et al v. Holley Performance Products, Inc.
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
Friday, Jul 7 2017
- No Calendar Matters Currently Set
 
 
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***Please contact Judge Davila's Courtroom Deputy, Adriana M. Kratzmann at 408.535.5356 or ejdcrd@cand.uscourts.gov for further assistance. Ex Parte communication with chambers is not permitted. ***

updated: 6/14/2016
  

SCHEDULING NOTES FOR JUDGE EDWARD J. DAVILA

Courtroom 4, 5th Floor
280 South First Street
Courtroom 4, 5th Floor, San Jose
         

Additional information can be found under Judge Davila's Scheduling Orders: http://cand.uscourts.gov/ejdorders

Judge Davila's Law and Motion are scheduled on available calendar dates as follows:

I. CIVIL MOTIONS

Civil Motions are scheduled on THURSDAYS at 9:00 AM by RESERVATION ONLY.

To reserve a hearing date please contact Judge Davila’s Courtroom Deputy, Adriana M. Kratzmann at (408) 535-5356 or email, ejdcrd@cand.uscourts.gov  Once your matter is reserved for hearing your motion should be noticed in accordance with the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure and the Local Civil Rules. Should any respective party fail to file the anticipated motion within time provided by the Local Rules, the reserved calendar date will be vacated without further notice to the parties.

PLEASE NOTE: Please also refer to Judge Davila's updated Standing Order re Civil Cases. Judge Davila does not issue tentative rulings on upcoming matters. Any matters that are taken under submission by the Court are submitted until further Order of the Court (L.R. 7-1(b)).

2017 DUTY MONTHS
January
April
July
October

Certificate of Unavailability (L.R. 1-5(p)) for 2017
Judge Davila is unavailable the following dates:
February 13 and 14
February 24
March 24
April 28 
May 17 and 18
June 7 through 9
June 15
July 17 through 21 
October 18 through 20
October 23 through November 3
December 22 through 29

January 1 through 5

All counsel are hereby given notice that such absence constitutes a Certificate of Unavailability, pursuant to Civil Local Rule 1-5(p). 
 
If urgency requires, counsel in any case assigned or referred to the Honorable Edward J, Davila may request a hearing before the General Duty Judge pursuant to Civil Local Rule 7-1(c).

Please check back for updates as unavailability dates are updated frequently.    

Court Holidays 2017:   

Monday, January 2 New Year’s Day (observed)

Monday, January 16 Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr.

Monday, February 20 Washington’s Birthday

Monday, May 29 Memorial Day

Tuesday, July 4 Independence Day

Monday, September 4 Labor Day

Monday, October 9 Columbus Day

Friday, November 10 Veterans Day (observed)

Thursday, November 23 Thanksgiving Day

Monday, December 25 Christmas Day

II. CASE MANAGEMENT AND PRETRIAL CONFERENCES

Civil Case Management Conferences and Pretrial Conferences are scheduled for THURSDAYS at 10:00 AM and 11:00 AM respectively.

III. CRIMINAL MATTERS

Criminal matters are set on Mondays at 1:30 PM.

PLEASE NOTE:
1. Draft (unsigned) versions of the a proposed plea agreement should be submitted to the CRD not less than 48 hours from the scheduled hearing.

2. Judge Davila does not use the Court's "Guilty Plea Application and Order" form for individuals wishing to plea open (e.g. without a plea agreement). The court will hold voir dire of the defendant re: change of plea in the normal course.

IV. TRIAL SCHEDULING

Jury Selection: Tuesdays at 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Jury Trial: 
Tuesdays at 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM, 1:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Wednesdays at 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM; 1:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Fridays at 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM; 1:30 PM - 5:00 PM
PLEASE NOTE: The Court may also set additional trial settings on Mondays mornings (9:00 AM - 12:00PM) and Thursday afternoons (1:30 PM - 5:00 PM) at its discretion.


OTHER SCHEDULING ITEMS AND FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS:

V. TELEPHONIC APPEARANCES
The Court encourages in person appearances for Law and Motion and Case Management/Pretrial Conferences. However, the Court will consider requests to appear telephonically on a case by case basis. Parties wishing to appear by telephone are directed to file and serve an Administrative Request and Proposed Order at least one week prior to the scheduled hearing date.

Please be advised the Court will not grant, absent extraordinary circumstances, a request to appear telephonically for parties or counsel who reside or have an office located within the boundaries of the Northern District of California (counties of Alameda, Contra Costa, Del Norte, Humboldt, Lake, Marin, Mendocino, Monterey, Napa, San Benito, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, and Sonoma). In addition, the Court will not grant a request by the moving party on a motion.

After consideration of the request by the Court, an order will be issued approving or denying the request. If the request is granted, the parties are directed to contact Court Call Phone Conferencing at (866) 582-6878 in advance of the hearing to schedule a telephonic appearance. Please tell Court Call you have been approved for a telephonic appearance by the Court. The parties are to adhere to Court Call’s procedures. If your matter is vacated for hearing after you have been approved for a telephonic appearance please notify CourtCall that your matter has been taking off calendar and you do not need a telephonic appearance.


VI. PENDING STIPULATIONS/ADMINISTRATIVE MOTIONS RE CONTINUANCE/MISCELLANEOUS REQUESTS; LETTERS/LETTER BRIEFS

Once a Stipulation and Proposed Order OR Administrative/Ex Parte Motion has been filed with the Court, it is submitted until further order of the Court. All Court Orders are sent by electronic notice to the e-mail addresses on record. Pro-se parties will receive notice by postal mail to the address on record.

The Court does not respond to letters or letter briefs seeking legal relief from the Court, unless leave to make such a request has been specifically granted. All requests requiring the Court to take action shall be made by either a Stipulation and Proposed Order or by appropriate motion made pursuant to the Local Rules.

VII. CHAMBERS COPIES

Pursuant to L.R. 5-1(e)(7), the parties are REQUIRED to lodge copies for chambers no later than noon on the business day following the day. These printed copies shall be marked "Chambers Copy" and shall be clearly marked with the judge's name, case number, and "Chambers Copy-Do Not File." The printed copies shall be mailed or delivered to the Clerk's Office. Parties shall not file a paper copy of any document with the Clerk's Office that has already been filed electronically.

***Please contact Judge Davila's Courtroom Deputy, Adriana M. Kratzmann at 408.535.5356 or by email at ejdcrd@cand.uscourts.gov for further assistance. Ex Parte communication with chambers is not permitted. ***

updated: 6/14/2016